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Cookbooks and Home Economics

The Cookbook and Home Economics Collection includes books from the Young Research Library Department of Special Collections at UCLA, The Bancroft Library at The University of California, Berkeley, and the Prelinger Library. These fascinating books take us back to an America in the early decades of the 20th century covering topics on cookery, textiles, family and home, budgeting, domestic sciences, and many other delightful topics.



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Toronto Public Library
by Neil, Marion Harris
texts
eye 128,348
favorite 62
comment 1
Includes index
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Topics: Cookery, Menus, cbk
Prelinger Library
by Lustig, Lillie S, ed; Sondheim, S. Claire, joint ed; Rensel, Sarah, joint ed
texts
eye 78,977
favorite 141
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American -- Southern states., cbk
Cornell University Library
by Escoffier, A. (Auguste), 1846-1935; Escoffier, A. (Auguste), 1846-1935. Guide culinaire. English; Herndon, James B., Jr. fmo; Herndon/Vehling Collection. fmo
texts
eye 74,804
favorite 91
comment 2
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
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Topics: Cookery, French, cbk
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Oakton School (Evanston, Ill.). Parent-Teacher Association; Reed, Vincent M., Mrs; Campbell, Alice Eckert
texts
eye 50,912
favorite 19
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Evanston, cbk
Boston Public Library
texts
eye 45,508
favorite 50
comment 2
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
California Digital Library
by Oppenheimer, Rebecca (Wolff), Mrs., 1854-
texts
eye 42,274
favorite 36
comment 0
"Bibliographical note": p. vi
Topics: Cookery for the sick, Diabetes, Diet in disease, cbk
American Libraries
texts
eye 41,552
favorite 130
comment 4
Introduces basic cooking techniques and utensils and includes simple recipes for salads, breads, main dishes, desserts, and snacks
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Topics: Cookery -- Juvenile literature, Cookery, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Order of the Eastern Star. Logan Square Chapter No. 560 (Chicago, Ill.)
texts
eye 36,066
favorite 21
comment 0
Clippings included in attached envelope
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Chicago, Chicago (Ill.) -- Social life and customs, cbk
31
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, English, Home economics, cbk
California Digital Library
by Tschirky, Oscar, 1866-1950
texts
eye 28,140
favorite 19
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Chan, Shiu Wong, 1893- [from old catalog]
texts
eye 24,859
favorite 30
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, Chinese. [from old catalog], cbk
Cornell University Library
by McKinney, Emma; McKinney, William; Herndon, James B., Jr. fmo; Herndon/Vehling Collection. fmo
texts
eye 23,320
favorite 36
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
14
Topics: Agriculture, English language, English language, Home economics, cbk
Prelinger Library
by Delineator Home Institute. Delineator cook book; Berolzheimer, Ruth
texts
eye 22,350
favorite 75
comment 1
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Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery, cbk
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Cookery, American -- Southern style
Topic: cbk
Boston Public Library
by Jensen, Frøken (Kristine Marie), b. 1858
texts
eye 21,120
favorite 4
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, Danish, cbk
Boston Public Library
by Weaver, Louise Bennett; Le Cron, Helen Cowles, joint author
texts
eye 21,114
favorite 49
comment 3
OCLC number: ocm00349841
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Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Masterman, Lillian C. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 20,604
favorite 19
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Landis, Jacob F. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 18,976
favorite 29
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, Recipes, cbk
California Digital Library
by Southworth, May E. (May Elizabeth)
texts
eye 18,975
favorite 11
comment 0
Topic: Cookery, Mexican
California Digital Library
texts
eye 18,186
favorite 9
comment 0
Tan printed wrappers. Purchase, Household Words, 1994
Topics: Cookery, American, Dried fruit, cbk
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Pilgrim Evangelical Lutheran Church (Chicago, Il.) Ladies' Aid Society
texts
eye 18,054
favorite 27
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois Chicago, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Furgerson, A.N., 1879-; Johnson, Constance, b. 1879
texts
eye 17,691
favorite 14
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Fitts, Emma Frances (Bates) "Mrs. C. W. Fitts," 1856- [from old catalog]
texts
eye 16,944
favorite 8
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Cornell University Library
texts
eye 16,323
favorite 25
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, Creole, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Thompson, Orloff H. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 16,125
favorite 13
comment 0
Topics: Cake, Desserts, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Herrick, Christine Terhune, 1859-1944
texts
eye 15,939
favorite 11
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
California Digital Library
by McKinney, Emma; McKinney, William
texts
eye 15,351
favorite 14
comment 0
Topic: Cookery, American -- Southern style
The Library of Congress
by Galster, Vernon. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 14,881
favorite 15
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, Chinese. [from old catalog], cbk
California Digital Library
by Gillette, F. L. (Fanny Lemira), 1828-1926; Ziemann, Hugo
texts
eye 14,440
favorite 32
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
New York Public Library
by Maddocks, Mildred
texts
eye 14,239
favorite 10
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, cbk
Boston Public Library
by United States. War Dept
texts
eye 14,030
favorite 11
comment 1
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Topics: Cookery, Military, cbk
California Digital Library
by Gibbs, Winifred S. (Winifred Stuart), 1871-1928
texts
eye 13,865
favorite 5
comment 0
Topic: Cookery for the sick
Cornell University Library
by Morse, Sidney, 1874-1939; Herndon/Vehling Collection. fmo
texts
eye 13,370
favorite 24
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Home economics, Recipes, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Warren, Mary Elizabeth (Carson) "E. F. Warren, Mrs.," 1870- [from old catalog]
texts
eye 12,992
favorite 14
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Fitzherbert, Anthony, Sir, 1470-1538; Skeat, Walter W. (Walter William), 1835-1912
texts
eye 12,756
favorite 14
comment 0
39
Topics: Agriculture -- Early works to 1800, Agriculture -- England, Conduct of life, Home economics, Rural,...
California Digital Library
by Neil, Marion Harris
texts
eye 12,468
favorite 12
comment 0
Topic: Cookery, American
Topics: Fireless cookers, Cookery, American, cbk
Project Gutenberg
texts
eye 11,707
favorite 11
comment 1
Book from Project Gutenberg: The Forme of Cury: A Roll of Ancient English Cookery Compiled, about A.D. 1390 Library of Congress Classification: TX
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Topic: cbk
California Digital Library
by Haffner-Ginger, Bertha, b. 1868
texts
eye 11,699
favorite 15
comment 0
Topic: Cookery, Mexican
Topics: Cookery, Home economics, Encyclopedias and dictionaries, Handbooks, vade-mecums, etc
California Digital Library
by Junior League of Montgomery
texts
eye 11,314
favorite 26
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American -- Southern States, cbk
California Digital Library
texts
eye 11,191
favorite 6
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, cbk
California Digital Library
by Farmer, Fannie Merritt, 1857-1915
texts
eye 11,117
favorite 5
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Neil, Marion Harris
texts
eye 11,053
favorite 11
comment 0
Reprinted in part from the Ladies' home journal
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
California Digital Library
texts
eye 10,945
favorite 10
comment 0
Topic: Cookery, American
Folkscanomy: A Library of Books
by Hannah Glasse
texts
eye 10,763
favorite 23
comment 1
Written in 1747, Hannah Glasse's (1708–1770)  The Art of Cookery made Plain and Easy  represents one of the most important references for culinary practice in England and the American colonies during the latter half of the 18th century and the beginning of the 19th. It was the dominant reference for home cooks in much of the English-speaking world during its original publication run, and it is still available (in somewhat limited quantity) and used as a reference by those doing food...
( 1 reviews )
Topic: cookery
Universal Library
by Jan Mitchell
texts
eye 10,716
favorite 8
comment 0
Topic: cbk
The Library of Congress
by Des Moines. Plymouth church. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 10,634
favorite 15
comment 1
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
American Libraries
texts
eye 10,556
favorite 0
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Casserole cookery, Soups, cbk, Italian language
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=h2wrAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
The Library of Congress
by Gillette, F. L. (Fanny Lemira), 1828-1926
texts
eye 10,430
favorite 11
comment 0
Topics: Cooking, American, cbk
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Casserole cookery, Soups, cbk, Italian language
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=sXkrAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Bethany Union Church (Chicago, Ill.). Thirty Group
texts
eye 10,224
favorite 4
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery -- Illinois, cbk
Cornell University Library
by Glasgow and West of Scotland College of Domestic Science
texts
eye 9,692
favorite 12
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Cookery, Scottish, cbk
14
Topics: Antiseptics, Disinfection and disinfectants, Food preservatives, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Schurr, Eugene, [from old catalog] comp
texts
eye 9,445
favorite 8
comment 0
Topics: Baking. [from old catalog], Cake, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Hoff, A. C. (Archie Corydon), b. 1877; Katherine Golden Bitting Collection on Gastronomy (Library of Congress) DLC
texts
eye 9,310
favorite 10
comment 0
Bitting, K.G. Gastronomic bib.
Topics: Bread, Pastry, cbk
Topic: Cookery, American
European Libraries
by United States. Naval training station, Newport. Commissary school; United States Naval Institute
texts
eye 9,213
favorite 14
comment 1
Book digitized by Google from the library of University of California and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, Military, cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=WJBHAAAAIAAJ&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
texts
eye 9,208
favorite 14
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Getty Research Institute
by Scappi, Bartolomeo
texts
eye 9,039
favorite 14
comment 0
Running title: Libro primo-[secondo-sesto libro] di M. Bartolomeo Scappi
Topics: Paul III, Pope, 1468-1549, Julius III, Pope, 1487-1555, Scappi, Bartolomeo, Cookery, Cookery,...
Project Gutenberg
by Apicius; Vehling, Joseph Dommers, 1879-1950 [Translator]; Starr, Frederick, 1858-1933 [Commentator]
texts
eye 8,987
favorite 3
comment 0
Book from Project Gutenberg: Cookery and Dining in Imperial Rome Library of Congress Classification: TX Note: De re coquinaria. English
Topic: Cookery, Roman -- Early works to 1800
Source: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/29728
Boston Public Library
texts
eye 8,933
favorite 5
comment 0
The work by Doctor Thebussem is catalogued separately
Topics: Cookery, Spanish, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Blitzner, John, [from old catalog] ed
texts
eye 8,758
favorite 22
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Pastry, cbk
The Library of Congress
texts
eye 8,506
favorite 2
comment 0
All about eggs. One hundred and fifty ways of cooking and serving eggs for breakfast, dinners, etc., as entrées, entremets, cakes, creams, and drinks, 78 pages at end
Topics: Cookery, American, Cookery (Eggs), cbk
Universal Library
by TrumHunter, Beatrice
texts
eye 8,265
favorite 13
comment 0
Topics: TECHNOLOGY, Agriculture and related sciences and techniques. Forestry. Farming. Wildlife...
Prelinger Library
texts
eye 8,255
favorite 6
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, cbk
The Library of Congress
by Royal baking powder company, New York, pub. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 8,249
favorite 4
comment 0
Topics: Cookery, American, cbk
Cover title: McKenny's tested formulas and useful house and farm recipes
Topics: Medicine, Medicine, Popular, cbk
14
Topics: Food analysis, Oils and fats, Pharmaceutical chemistry, cbk
California Digital Library
by Randolph, Mary, 1762-1828; American Institute of Wine & Food, former owner; Plaskitt, John, publisher
texts
eye 8,182
favorite 33
comment 2
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Cookery -- Virginia, Cookery, American -- Southern style
European Libraries
by Alexandre Dumas
texts
eye 8,061
favorite 8
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: cbk
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=evsGAAAAQAAJ&oe=UTF-8
California Digital Library
texts
eye 7,955
favorite 33
comment 6
Brown cloth over boards, stamped in black
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 6 reviews )
Topics: Cookery, American, Home economics, cbk